Southern Region Football Association Division One side Ndirande Stars will meet Nyasa Big Bullets Reserve in the final of the Nyasa Capital Finance Cup .
Stars defeated Balaka United 7-6 on penalties to reach the final while Bullets Reserve beat Nsanje United 5-4 on penalties to make it to the last two.
Stars Team Manager Kuruwa Ngwira said the team was rewarded for their sweat.
“Reaching the final underlines the hunger which is in this squad. We have a youthful squad and good leadership. This is helping the club go far. Not many people expected us to reach this far,” he said.
Stars defeated the likes of Mubas (formerly Polytechnic), The Boyz and Bangula Hammers to progress in the competition.
Bullets Reserve Coach Enos Chatama said they will not underrate Stars as any team is capable of winning.
“Nsanje came hard on us and we had to win on penalties. This is football and any team can win. We will continue taking each match seriously,” he said.
SRFA is yet to disclose when the final will be played.